Saudi Arabia reportedly unveiled plans to make the city of Mecca and other Islamic sites visited by millions of Muslims in the Kingdom smarter in the future.
Mosque-goers in the UAE will be given free data packages so that they can access English or Urdu translations of Friday sermons.
Apla, a Blockchain protocol specifically designed for building government and enterprise platforms, has unveiled its partnership with HalalGuide.
Emirates Islamic has announced that it will introduce blockchain technology into its cheques as a fraud prevention measure.
With its new mobile app, a Dubai-based start-up hopes to support millions of pilgrims every year as they complete the Hajj.